Taking a bite out of Christmas — It may be fun to decorate a gingerbread cookie but it is definitely more fun to eat one. These two cuties were among the dozens of children who munched on their creations Saturday morning in Burlington Park. The village of Hinsdale is sponsoring the cookie decorating tent along with horse drawn carriage rides this Saturday as well. The event takes place from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Santa also will visit with children in his house near the fountain. (Jim Slonoff photos)
Tax levy decision is latest flash point for D86 board members
Philosophical differences within the Hinsdale High School District 86 Board emerged again Monday night as the 2014 levy was passed.
By a 4-3 vote, the board approved a 2 percent levy increase over last year while also electing to forgo the so-called loss and cost factor applied by Cook and DuPage counties that effectively raises the levy amount.
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